Saturday, March 21, 2015

Slipknot's Mick Thomson charged with disorderly conduct


Slipknot's Mick Thomson was charged with disorderly conduct after an arrest due a knife fight with his brother.

A police investigation into the incident concluded that Mick Thomson and his brother Andrew were both responsible for the March 11 assault.

The two brothers were both charged with disorderly conduct by fighting or violent behavior in a public place.

Under Iowa's laws, the crime of disorderly conduct is a simple misdemeanor, punishable by up to 30 days in jail, a fine of $65 to $625, or both.

Slipknot's manager told KCCI that the incident will not impact any of the band's future shows.